Nov 22, 2012 3:00am PST
for about a week because of hurricane sandy? >> about a week, but luckily no damage and everybody was okay. >> reporter: definitely a blessing and definitely something to be thankful for on this thanksgiving. once again, brooke, you can say hello to brooke back there at cnn and the rest of the world. >> happy thanksgiving! >> happy thanksgiving! >> that is a good-looking family there. >> reporter: didn't catch that. what was that? yeah, she said you were a good-looking family. >> especially at 6:30 this morning, jason carroll. >> that's going to always go over well. just so you know. >> you look great! thanks, jason, we'll check back. >>> and the video we all wait for on thanksgiving day -- >> yes! the deep-fried turkey. we're walking you through the potential deep fried disasters, coming up. >>> if you're leaving the house right now, you can watch us anytime on your desktop, your mobile phone. just go to cnn.com/tv. we're back after this. [ nyquil bottle ] you know i relieve coughs, sneezing, fevers... [ tylenol bottle ] me too! and nasal co [ tissue box ] he said nasal congestion. yeah..
Nov 23, 2012 3:00am PST
gave victims of superstorm sandy something to be thankful for. a lot. many were given free turkey dinners or provided a bus to restaurants that served up free meals. volunteer groups also handed out supplies and warm clothes. some places had so many volunteers show up they were actually turned away. that's great news. >>> quiet day for president obama after celebrating thanksgiving with his family and staffers at the white house. president tweeted this foet tote of the obama family. everybody looking a little younger there with a message saying, from this family to yours, happy thanksgiving. he then called ten service members in afghanistan and thanked them for their sacrifice. president also met with oregon state university basketball team. the head coach, of course, is michelle obama's brother, craig robinson. >> and this morning first lady michelle obama will weome the white house christmas tree. this is a look at last year's tree. this year's 19 foot frasier fir will arrive from ashe county, north carolina. it will be displayed in the blue room. >> thanksgiving not just for th